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Sr. BI Developer

Ref: US_EN_6_919198_1464101

Posted on 13 September 2022

Strong Technical skills in ADF, Azure Synapse, Azure SQL databases and Power BI

Job Title

Senior Business Intelligence Developer


Data Transformation & Insights Team


REMOTE (US East Coast)

Reports to

Head of Reporting and Analytics

Role Purpose

We are looking for a strong all-round Senior BI Developer to join our exciting BI team. This is a unique opportunity to be involved in delivering leading-edge business analytics using the latest and greatest cutting-edge BI tools, such as cloud-based databases, self-service analytics and leading visualisation tools enabling the company’s aim to become a fully digital organisation

Key Accountabilities

  • Lead the team of developers from both Data Engineering and Analytics team
  • Assign development tasks to developers and provide guidance
  • Work with business leads to lead technical discussions, provide technical solution
  • Collaborate with the BI Dev team members to evaluate, design, develop BI reports and dashboards according to functional specifications while maintaining data integrity and data quality
  • Deliver Technical Design Document capturing specific processes and data flows, data definitions and relevant business rules
  • Apply best practices of data integration for data quality and automation
  • Work with business analysts to understand business requirements and use cases to write and assign technical stories and tasks
  • Work independently within guidelines, responsible for initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and implementation of projects using a formal project management and agile methodology
  • Work collaboratively with key stakeholders to translate business information needs into well-defined data requirements to implement the BI solutions
  • Coaching, mentoring, and providing technical direction and training to other IT personnel
  • Working with Head of BI & Head of Analytics to develop and establish BI road Map/Vision
  • Professional


  • Strong communications skills and ability to turn business requirements into technical solutions
  • Experience in developing data lakes and data warehouses using Microsoft Azure
  • Demonstrable experience designing high-quality dashboards using Power BI
  • Strong database design skills, including an understanding of both normalised form and dimensional form databases.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience of data-warehousing strategies and techniques e.g., Kimble Data warehousing
  • Experience in Cloud based data integration tools like Azure Data Factory or Snaplogic
  • Experience in DAX (Data Analysis Expressions) and Power BI Gen 2 Semantic data models
  • Experience in Azure Dev Ops is a plus
  • Familiarity with agile development techniques and objectives
  • Key


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Over 7-10 years of experience in Data warehousing and Business Intelligence
  • Over 5 years’ experience in a Business Intelligence Analyst or Developer roles
  • Over 4 years’ experience using ADF for data warehousing
  • Experience in designing and performance tuning data warehouses and data lakes.
  • 4+ years extensive experience in developing data models and dashboards using Power BI within an IT department
  • Being delivery-focused with a can-do attitude in a sometimes-challenging environment is essential.
  • Experience using Power BI to visualise data held in SQL Server
  • Experience working with finance data highly desirable
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